Welcome to the Crime Victims Helpline

Freephone 116 006

Monday to Friday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Saturday and Holidays 2:00 – 4:00 pm 

Crime Victims Helpline offers support to all victims of crime in Ireland. We support, inform and empower victims of crime and all those impacted by crime.

We are here to listen. We can provide you with information about the criminal justice system. We can tell you about other victim support organisations and resources in your community.

Crime Victims Helpline can be contacted at:

Freephone 116 006


Text: 085 133 7711

Our hours are:

Monday through Friday- 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday and Holidays- 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Sunday- Closed

Outside of these hours you can leave a message and your call will be returned during the next Helpline open hours.


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Today is Day 4 of #justiceweek2021, which is focused on safeguarding public health. Each day of the week has a different focus, and information on online events that are happening can be found at the link below.

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The Hon. Mr Justice Frank Clarke giving a talk on Access to Justice in Ireland is available to watch below, kicking off Justice Week 2021. Particularly interesting and informative due to the contemporary issues brought on by Covid-19.


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The Crime Victims Helpline is here to provide emotional support and information to victims of crime. Our opening hours are Monday Wednesday Thursday Friday 10am to 5pm, Tuesdays 10am to 6:30pm, and Saturdays 2pm to 4pm.

If you call outside these hours, you can leave a message and we'll call you back at the first available opportunity.
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